Tag Archives: mental health

What Is It Like to Live with PTSD?

What is it like living with PTSD? HealthyPlace.com Medical Director, Dr. Harry Croft, provides insight based on treating over 2000 patients living with PTSD. Visit http://www.HealthyPlace.com for Trusted Mental Health Information What is Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)? | http://bit.ly/2ecIh4f Trauma! A PTSD Blog | http://ow.ly/N3Uzj Understanding Combat PTSD Blog | http://ow.ly/N3Uyg Anxiety, Anxiety Disorders: Treatment… Read More »

About PTSD: "Don't beat yourself up. Give yourself grace." Veteran Tia Christopher

Tia Christopher US Navy (2000 – 2001) “Get some therapy and down the road look back and then see your progress… ” Learn more about PTSD from Tia Christopher and other Veterans who’ve been there: http://www.ptsd.va.gov/AboutFace Source: Youtube

3 things a detective knows about PTSD | The Drum

Former career detective Craig Semple saw the first signs of PTSD after one particular homicide. He now advocates for emergency service workers. For more from ABC News, click here: http://www.abc.net.au/news/ Subscribe to us on YouTube: http://ab.co/1svxLVE You can also like us on Facebook: http://facebook.com/abcnews.au Or follow us on Instagram: http://instagram.com/abcnews_au Or even on Twitter: http://twitter.com/abcnews… Read More »

Sexual Abuse & Mindfulness

Sexual Abuse & Mindfulness ~ Mindfulness has been shown to improve all the key symptoms of childhood sexual abuse. How do we as individuals go about beginning to put a mindfulness practice into place in our day to day lives? What are the essential ingredients for success and why do we not feel like doing… Read More »

Welcome to 'Trauma! A PTSD Blog' from Beth Avery | HealthyPlace

Beth Avery is the newest author for ‘Trauma! A PTSD Blog’ at HealthyPlace.com. She welcomes you to the blog and talks about her complex PTSD (that she’s lived with since she was 16). Watch and say hello. Get more information about Beth at https://www.healthyplace.com/blogs/traumaptsdblog/2019/6/introduction-bethany-avery-author-trauma-ptsd-blog, ‘Introduction to Bethany Avery, Author of Trauma! A PTSD Blog’ ▷… Read More »

What Is Dissociation?

In this video I am going to explain what Dissociation is. Dissociation is one way that our minds cope when we are overwhelmed by stress. It is usually in response to a trauma in childhood in which we have felt powerless. It can last minutes, hours or days. Dissociative episodes that last longer than this… Read More »

Wife of fire chief pushes for change after husband's suicide

Just five years after Chip Terry retired, he committed suicide. Now, his wife Jo is making sure that firefighters like Chip know what resources are available when it comes to battling PTSD. Our first responders answer the calls on our worst days. Over time, their exposure to the stresses of the job and traumatic events… Read More »

What is Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder? | PTSD | Rimpa Sarkar

Post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) is an anxiety disorder caused by very stressful, frightening or distressing events. Someone with PTSD often relives the traumatic event through nightmares and flashbacks, #PostTraumaticStressDisorder #PTSDAwarenessDay #PTSD ___ Click here to subscribe: https://bit.ly/rimpasarkar # AskRimpa: https://bit.ly/askrimpa or email hello@rimpasarkar.com Website: https://rimpasarkar.com/ Find me on other social networking site: Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/RimpaSarkarPsych/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/RimpaSarkarPsy Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/rimpasarkar/… Read More »

How to Identify our Inner Critic when we've got Complex Ptsd

Identifying our Inner Critic when we’ve got Complex Ptsd is not going to happen the same way as when we’ve not experienced Adverse Childhood Experiences. When we understand the normal process we can then see how we can use the Complex Trauma information to identify what will work for us. Free Mindfulness & Complex Ptsd… Read More »

Who cares for the carers? How first responders cope with PTSD

How first responders are coping with PTSD and mental health tolls that come with saving lives  Drownings, fatal car crashes, and suicides are tragic events most of us hope never to have to encounter.    But for our first responders, attending life and death situations is a daily reality. Garry Meredith knows firsthand the toll saving… Read More »

Mindfulness & Complex Ptsd

Mindfulness & Complex Ptsd ~ What is Mindfulness when it comes to Complex Ptsd and how can we include it in our daily life? Come and share in the celebrations of my 300th episode. There’s a freebie available for 24 hours, we do a mini meditation and share our experiences. Free Mindfulness & Complex Ptsd… Read More »

Why one former cop is going to criminal court over compensation

Traumatised police officer takes criminal action after case manager EML dragged out workers’ compensation claim  A former police officer who suffered “horrific and graphic traumas” from being trapped in a crashed squad car has launched criminal action after being forced to wait more than a year for a workers’ compensation payout.    Julie Heise was… Read More »